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Baas: The words we use are reflections of our personal character

Jared Baas, Columnist

January 21, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

A recent conversation between friends in my room sparked an avid cultural debate, one that transformed my viewpoint on how language is perceived by modern culture. The question that sparked our discussion was whether it is ac...

Closson: Use of N-word at A&O Ball representative of greater campus issues

Troy Closson, Assistant Opinion Editor

April 26, 2017

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

I didn’t go to A&O Ball. And after hearing stories from friends, I was more than happy I didn’t. This year, the concert was co-sponsored by A&O Productions and For Members Only, Northwestern’s primary black student...

Kehlani to open A&O Blowout

Kehlani to open A&O Blowout

September 20, 2016

A&O Blowout 2015 to be held at Aragon Ballroom

Peter Kotecki, Assistant Campus Editor

October 6, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events

A&O Blowout will be held at the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago this year instead of Welsh-Ryan Arena. A&O chose to hold the event at the Aragon because it is a great venue for music, A&O co-chair Danny Brennan said. Bl...

Despite reports, Neon Trees will not perform at A&O Blowout

Tyler Pager, Breaking News Editor

October 8, 2014

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Neon Trees will not be performing at A&O Blowout despite a report that says they are scheduled to visit Northwestern on Friday. An article posted Tuesday morning on Broadway World said the band's “First Things First" tour would include a performance at Welsh-Ryan Arena in Evanston on Oct. 10. H...